This piece originally appeared in The Oakland Press on September 2, 2018.
Nearly a year after Russian government hackers meddled in the 2016 U.S. election, researchers at cybersecurity firm Trend Micro zeroed in on a new sign of trouble: a group of suspect websites.
The sites mimicked a portal for U.S. senators and their staffs. Emails to Senate users urged them to reset their passwords — an apparent attempt to steal them.
The attempt to infiltrate the Senate network and others reported recently point to Russia’s continued efforts to interfere in … Read More